John Fraser

LRC Contributor

John Fraser is president and CEO of the new National NewsMedia Council of Canada and the master emeritus of Massey College. He is a past dance reviewer for The Globe and Mail and the author of two books on ballet: Kain and Augustyn (MacMillan, 1977) and Private View: Inside Baryshnikov’s American Ballet Theatre (Bantam Books, 1988).

Articles by John Fraser

  • Iron Curtains! The Bolshoi’s Dark Side (November 2016)
    Ballet’s transcendent form has long been pitted against political intrigue in Russia
  • Toronto Confidential (November 2013)
    A review of The Massey Murder: A Maid, Her Master and the Trial That Shocked a Country, by Charlotte Gray
  • Why Did He Do It? (December 2009)
    A review of , by Denise Chong
  • Our Favourite Martian (March 2006)
    A review of Beethoven’s Mask: Notes on My Life and Times, by George Jonas